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[quote] I also don't think Asian cultures necessarily adhere to the [i]kawaiisa[/i] principle of only liking something just because it looks cute. That's not really what i was getting at. I guess the Holy Land and Renaissance Italy are just pertty cool settings for a game. Perhaps that's the reason it stood out among the rest. That's what I was getting at. It's a great looking game, very universally beautiful because it's steeped in more classical ideals and that's also what makes it more appealing to an Asian audience. I was hoping to actually fight against the stereotype that Asians only like Kawaii things or that Japanese are xenophobic and only like Japanese things. Last time I was at the airport in Taiwan, they had Milo Manara books for sale. If you go to Amazon.co.jp and look up Street Fighter art books, their code usually suggests [URL=http://www.amazon.co.jp/%E3%82%B9%E3%83%88%E3%83%AA%E3%83%BC%E3%83%88%E3%83%95%E3%82%A1%E3%82%A4%E3%82%BF%E3%83%BC%E3%82%A2%E3%83%BC%E3%83%88%E3%83%AF%E3%83%BC%E3%82%AF%E3%82%B9-%E8%A6%87-%E3%82%AB%E3%83%97%E3%82%B3%E3%83%B3%E3%82%AA%E3%83%95%E3%82%A3%E3%82%B7%E3%83%A3%E3%83%AB%E3%83%96%E3%83%83%E3%82%AF%E3%82%B9/dp/4862332145/ref=pd_sim_b_1]"other people who bought this Street Fighter book also bought this Burn Hogarth book[/URL]" (and also Frank Frazetta and other western artists if you keep scrolling). I was just hoping to suggest that Asians have broader tastes than some writers tend to give them cr [/URL][/B][/S][/I][COLOR=660000]-- Message too long, Autoquote has been Snipped --[/COLOR][/quote]
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